Asus Zenfone AR smartphone with Tango-enabled and Daydream ready

Qualcomm has by mistake revealed some key details about the Asus Zenfone AR. Asus is expected to unveil the device at CES 2017. The announcement was made in a blog post.

ASUS Zenfone AR smartphone will be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 821 chipset. The exciting part of the reveal is that the smartphone is both Tango-enabled and Daydream-ready. So this makes ASUS Zenfone AR first smartphone with AR (Augmented Reality) and VR (Virtual Reality) ready.

The blog post says,

With Zenfone AR and the Daydream View headset and controller, you’ll be able to explore new worlds with apps like Google Street View and Fantastic Beasts, dive into your personal VR cinema with YouTube, Netflix, Hulu and HBO, and get your game on with Gunjack 2, LEGO BrickHeadz, Need for Speed and dozens other titles.

More details will be revealed on January 4th.